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Historic Yale

Yale, founded in 1848 by the Hudson Bay Company, became an important community during the gold rush.¬† Yale, nestled amongst tall, almost vertical mountains sits on a bend of the Fraser River. This is an awesome place! Upon entering Yale … Continue reading

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Highway 20-Williams Lake to Puntzi Mountain

Driving Highway 20 from Williams Lake west used to be quite an ordeal. The first section from Williams Lake to the Fraser River was not bad, but then you crossed the bridge (build in 1961) and would then begin the … Continue reading

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Hope

¬†Hope, nestled between sharp rising mountains with the confluence of the Coquihalla and Fraser Rivers offers many attractions. Considered the chainsaw carving Capital of Canada one can see why. There are approximately 83 carvings on the streets of this picturesque … Continue reading

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